Hurricane Irene Pressures Airlines, Airline Stocks

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August 26, 2011 AT 1:40 PM
Hurricane Irene is threatening to disrupt air travel this weekend and early next week as it hurtles towards the Northeasts major airline hubs in Washington, Philadelphia, New York and Boston. Airlines are beginning to cancel flights ahead of storms East Cost impact in addition to flights in the Bahamas, Florida and elsewhere that were already canceled and many have waived change fees for a certain amount of time to and from certain airports.